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unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
covert - secret; hidden; implied; OP. overt
plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance